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KeyGestureConverter.ConvertFrom Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, CultureInfo, Object)


Attempts to convert the specified object to a KeyGesture, using the specified context.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public override object ConvertFrom(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	CultureInfo culture,
	object source


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

A format context that provides information about the environment from which this converter is being invoked.

Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo

Culture specific information.

Type: System.Object

The object to convert.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The converted object.

Exception Condition

source cannot be converted.

The KeyGestureConverter converts to and from a String using the "+" key as the delimiter between the modifier keys and the key. For example, the string Control+A would be converted into a KeyGesture with a Modifiers property equal to Control and Key property equal to A.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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